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configuring X, backspace, ....
- From: "Christopher Graham Fenton" <Christopher dot Fenton at fagmed dot uit dot no>
- To: <cygwin at cygwin dot com>
- Date: Mon, 13 Dec 2004 11:30:32 +0100
- Subject: configuring X, backspace, ....
backspace, cntrl-Z, cntrl-D, Norwegian characters. ....
starting cygwin bash shell we have:
backspace, cntrl-Z, cntrl-D but no Norwegian characters.
yet if I start python or jython interactively we have Norwegian characters !!!
However when I start X then xterm nothing works:
No Norwegian characters, no cntrl-Z or cntrl-D (can't stop jython interperter), backspace is /b(8) syntax error, ....
I generated the appropriate key mappings with xkeycaps but xmodmap Xmodmap.no does nothing
Tell my boss to shove it and let some other poor sap develop for Windows :)
Windows XP service pack 2
X started with
X :0 &
pekwm.exe # a small windows manager
also in /etc/profile I change my $HOME directory to /home/Chris from the 'Documents and Settings' ...
Anyone has similar problems,